As Iran begins to open its doors to tourism, Hong Kong Free Press revisits the country’s markets, villages and landmarks.
The modernist villas of Cambodia’s elite and colonial authorities lie in ruins on the coastal town of Kep.
Rich in history and home to some of the world’s most kaleidoscopic and intricate Islamic architecture, Uzbekistan is finally opening up to tourism.
For decades, a photography ban was enforced across the Uzbek capital’s metro network.
Once a thriving fishing village with stilt houses, restaurants and a school, Ma Wan village now lies abandoned, slowly crumbling beneath the imposing Park Island residential complex and Tsing Ma bridge.
The semi-abandoned remote village of Luk Chau sits on the northeast coast of Lamma Island.
A network of misty ancient trails connect several abandoned hamlets dotted along the ridge separating Ma On Shan and Sai Kung.
HKFP pays a visit to Hong Kong’s wildest and farthest flung outpost – Tung Ping Chau.
Deep within Plover Cove country park in the north-eastern fringe of Hong Kong lies the semi-abandoned walled village of Lai Chi Wo 荔枝窩.
Hong Kong Free Press visits Iran’s stunning mosques, bazaars and palaces.
See also: Daily life in colourful Iran, Part 2.